109 . Rare German Bisque Art Character, Model 7852, with Side Coiled Sculpted Braids by Gebruder Heubach
10" (25 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque shoulderplate, cobalt blue glass enamel inset eyes, delicately-painted lashes and brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with outlined lips, ears pierced into head, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, kid poupee body with shapely waist. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: French, circa 1865. Value Points: rare tiny size, with original wig, very sturdy original body, beautiful complexion, original silk costume, undergarments, stockings, leather shoes, turquoise earrings and necklace.